Twenty years of romance makes a woman look like a ruin; but twenty years of marriage make her something like a public building
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.
Nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman.
To give and not expect return, that is what lies at the heart of love.
And he goes through life, his mouth open, and his mind closed.
Thinking is the most unhealthy thing in the world, and people die of it just...
Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.
I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my...
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
Seriousness is the last refuge of the shallow.
My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people's
When a love comes to an end, weaklings cry, efficient ones instantly find another love,...
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
A man who does not think for himself does not think at all.
Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood.
Life is never fair, and perhaps it is a good thing for most of us...
Formerly we used to canonize our heroes. The modern method is to vulgarize them. Cheap...
Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.
If one could only teach the English how to talk, and the Irish how to...
There's nothing in the world like the devotion of a married woman. It's a thing...
The old believe everything, the middle-aged suspect everything, the young know everything.